Adobe ColdFusion Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB11-14) (credentialed check)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55542


A web-based application running on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Adobe ColdFusion running on the remote Windows host is affected by an unspecified cross-site request forgery (XSRF) vulnerability and a denial of service (DoS) vulnerably. Versions 8, 8.0.1, 9, and 9.0.1 are affected.

A remote attacker can exploit the XSRF vulnerability by tricking a user into making a malicious request, resulting in administrative access. The DoS vulnerability can be exploited to impact availability in an unspecified manner.


Apply the relevant hotfixes referenced in the Adobe advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55542

File Name: coldfusion_win_apsb11-14.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2011/07/08

Modified: 2016/05/23

Dependencies: 55514

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:coldfusion

Required KB Items: SMB/coldfusion/instance

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/06/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0629, CVE-2011-2091

BID: 48269, 48271

OSVDB: 73050, 73051